In 2014, Fortune Magazine wrote “Bud’s iconic Clydesdales put out to pasture as Jay-Z steps in.” Apparently in a bid to attract more young drinkers, the regal equines (introduced in 1933 to celebrate Prohibition’s repeal), were to be replaced by a roster of celebs. After the article appeared, though, Budweiser declared the famous horses were still very much a part of the company’s identity. And though we do love HOV, we think there’s something grand and wonderful about these gentle giants that makes them more interesting (and beautiful) than just about any celebrity.
Meet them through Sun. Nov. 26, at Anheuser-Busch Brewery, 111 Busch Dr., Northside, budweiser.com.